WVC 44 - 3 - 2
§44-3-2. Fiduciary commissioners; powers and duties generally.
The fiduciary commissioners shall have general supervision
of all fiduciary matters that are referred to them, and of the
fiduciaries in charge thereof, and shall make all ex parte
settlements of the accounts of such fiduciaries. Fiduciary
commissioners shall have power to summon and compel the
attendance of witnesses, to swear and examine witnesses, take
their depositions and certify their testimony, and the costs
thereof may be charged as expenses of administration of the
estate subject to administration.